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Definition of Hemp


  1. A plant of the genus Cannabis (C. sativa), the fibrous skin or bark of which is used for making cloth and cordage. The name is also applied to various other plants yielding fiber.
  2. The fiber of the skin or rind of the plant, prepared for spinning. The name has also been extended to various fibers resembling the true hemp.
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Hemp Translations

hemp in French is chanvre
hemp in German is Hanf
hemp in Hungarian is kender
hemp in Norwegian is hamp
hemp in Swedish is hampa, hampa, cannabis